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Duncan considers terminating lake project contract

DUNCAN, Okla._Duncan officials are considering terminating a contract for an overdue project at Lake Humphreys that hasn't even been started.

In late 2014, Duncan hired a Tennessee-based contractor to place valves at the water pumps to use water from Lake Waurika to help fill Lake Humphreys, in case of another drought. They also wanted to improve the lake's intake.

Public Works director Ron Kroop says the project was scheduled for completion in March, but materials for the project didn’t arrive until May.

He says the city is now looking into canceling the deal, and will decide what action to take during a special meeting next week.

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